ThermaCare Back Pain Therapy HeatWrap Recall [US]

ThermaCare Back Pain Therapy HeatWrap Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Pfizer Consumer Healthcare, a division of Pfizer Inc., a New York, New York establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of ThermaCare Back Pain Therapy HeatWraps due to suspected failure to higher cell temperature than specified and consequential risk of skin injuries such as burns, blisters and/or skin irritation on the exposed skin.

FDA: http://ht.ly/e5KJ30oyKxG

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/safety/recalls-market-withdrawals-safety-alerts/pfizer-inc-issues-voluntary-nationwide-consumer-level-recall-one-lot-thermacarer-back-pain-therapy

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following HeatWrap products are subject to this recall:

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Pfizer Children’s Advil Suspension Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Pfizer Children's Advil Suspension Recall [US]Pfizer Consumer Healthcare, a division of Pfizer Inc., a Groton, Connecticut establishment, recalls one batch/lot of Children’s Advil Suspension Bubble Gum Flavored due to suspected inconsistent dosage cup markings and consequential risk of medication under-dose or over-dose with dangerous treatment complications, all serious health and safety hazards.

FDA: http://ht.ly/w0wl30lBQO2

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm618675.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following drugs are subject to this recall:

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Advil Liquid Meds for Children Recall [Canada]

Canada CFIA Recall

Canada/Ottawa: 6521 - AdvilLiquidMedsforChildrenPfizer Consumer Healthcare recalls 126 lots of Advil Liquid OTC Medicines for Infants and Children due to dosage inconsistencies and failure to properly medicate, both serious health and safety hazards. HCSC: http://ht.ly/YiHLy

Direct link: http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2016/57140a-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports the following over the counter (“OTC”) Medicines for Infants and Children are subject to this recall:

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